|Wikipedia, Brick by Brick - Jason Scott|
"Wikipedia, Brick by Brick" (sometimes referred to as "Brickapedia"): Presentation by Jason Scott at Notacon 4 in Cleveland, Ohio on April 27, 2007. Focuses mostly on the exploitable nature of open collaborative systems on Wikipedia, where the use of several methodologies allow manipulation of articles and policy. Touches briefly on the Essjay Controversy, where a 24 year old user of Wikipedia was able to successfully present himself as a multi-doctorate professor of divinity for multiple years...
Keywords: Wikipedia; Jason Scott; Jimbo Wales; Teddy Bear
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|The Truth Shall Set You Free -- Groks Science Show 2012-12-12 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling|
Is the scientific enterprise driven by the truth or by social good? How should the truth inform our world view? On this program, Terry Chay discussed the relationship between science and social activism, and the open web.
Keywords: open web; physics; pareto efficiency; science; truth; empiricism; wikipedia; SOPA; Millikan; social activism; social good